Developer options are your first step to becoming a power user. If Pixel 4a feels a bit slow, developer options can fix it. Want to root your device for outstanding controls and powerful apps? You must enable OEM unlocking in the hidden menu. ADB, secret functions – Developer options are where everything originates.
Enable developer options on Pixel 4a
Open the Settings app on your Pixel 4a and scroll down to the bottom to find “About Phone”. Choose it. The last option on this page is “Build number” – press seven times in a row.
You know you̵7;re touching the right option because a series of toast messages will appear, first tell how many taps you are away from seven. After sufficient taps, your password code, PIN code or gesture is requested. Enter this information to get the latest toast message “You are now a developer!”
So you unlocked the developer option, but where is it? Open Settings and select “System.” Select “Advanced” to expand available options, one of which is “Developer Options.”
Opening “Developer Options” can be daunting at first. To get started, check out our guide to sending ADB commands or our rooting coverage to see some of the features it unlocks. And check out the link below for some of the best options available in the hidden menu.
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